On Monday (5 August), the Red Arrows will head to the US and Canada for what has been described as their largest overseas deployment in a generation.
Our cameras have been given exclusive access to the air base at RAF Scampton, near Lincoln, where they are based, as the pilots and crew make their final preparations for the tour.
Adam Fowler has the first in our three-part series.
WATCH: 'Red Arrows – Mission to North America' (part one)
WATCH: 'Red Arrows – The Blues' (part two)
WATCH: 'Red Arrows – The Reds' (part three)